Stourbridge composer and musician Clint Mansell has been nominated for an Ivor Novello
Award for best television soundtrack.
Basca - the British Academy of Songwriters, Composers and Authors - will be known as The Ivors Academy from Monday, in a nod to its renowned Ivor Novello
Awards for songwriting.
1951: Ivor Novello
(David Ivor Davies), Welsh-born composer, playwright and actor, died in his flat above the Strand Theatre, London.
was born David Ivor Davies on January 15, 1893, in Canton, Cardiff.
1816 Charlotte Bronte, eldest of the three Bronte Sisters and author of Jane Eyre, was born in Thornton, Yorkshire 1918 Manfred von Richthofen, the Baron, scourge of the First World War British fliers, was shot down 1945 Ivor Novello
's Perchance To Dream opened at the London Hippodrome with his now classic song We'll Gather Lilacs.
The 25-year-old Chichester native also has a Brits Critics Choice award and was named Songwriter of the Year at the 2014 Ivor Novello
He released his first recordings independently, then in 2011 scored multi-platinum sales for his first album, + , won the Ivor Novello
best song award for the single The A Team , Brits for best male solo artist and best breakthrough artist in 2012, and this year another Ivor Novello
and Brit for the second album.
1 Friday headliner Tom Odell is one of the youngest ever winners of an Ivor Novello
Tracey had claimed many awards in his life, including the first Ivor Novello
award for jazz in 2012, an OBE in 1986, and a lifetime achievement award at the BBC Jazz Awards in 2002.
The famed stargazer will be joined by two of Wales' hottest musical talents who will be performing in the West End in honour of Wales' finest composer, Ivor Novello
Calvin said of his Ivor Novello
: "Easily, this is the best award I've ever had.
The rise of Alt-J continues with the news that they have been nominated for two prestigious Ivor Novello
Awards for Best Contemporary Song for the single Fitzpleasure and for the Album Award with An Awesome Wave.